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Raizan Sennyo-ji temple in Itoshima

 

Raizan Sennyo-ji temple is one of the most famous temple in Fukuoka prefecture known for

being a great place for cherry blossom viewing in the spring, and many people visit in the autumn

to see the fall foliage.

The temple was founded in 725, Nara period by Seiga, who come from India as a priest during the period.
There is an Important Cultural Property which is the 4.8 meter wooden 
Avalokitesvara statue in the

main hall.

The main hall was founded by Kuroda Tsugutaka who was the 6th feudal lord of Kuroda clan in Fukuoka.

400 years of age big maple tree, which has been designated as natural monument of Fukuoka prefecture,

has been said to be planted by him.

 

 

 - Itoshima tourist attractions